Opinion

Thank you for support of Delauter Youth Center

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The board of directors of the Paul W. Delauter Youth Center Inc. is please to thank the community and announce that $76,265 has been received in its capital funds campaign to cover the costs of purchasing and demolishing the adjoining house and establishing a parking lot. As ...

Milroy Lions to host benefit spaghetti dinner

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The Milroy Lions Club wishes to announce out March spaghetti supper. It will be held Thursday, March 21 at the White Memorial Church fellowship hall, Main Street, Milroy. We will serve from 4 until 7 p.m. The menu will be the same: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, applesauce, ...

Pelosi recognizes her monster

Editorials

House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi appears to have recognized that the monster she helped create — an ultra-leftist fringe —is a threat to her Democratic Party’s prospects for the presidency in 2020. The question she may be asking herself is whether she retains enough political ...

Take time to understand God’s plan for us all

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: I would like to respond to Mr. Gary Gill’s letter to the editor (March 14). I want to thank you for your response to my letter. The whole point of God’s plan is to restore the earth back to where it was when he first created it. May I suggest that you read the biblical ...

Top of the morning

Local Columns

“There are two kinds of people in this world. Those who are Irish and those who want to be Irish.” Celtic Proverb Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day, a time to celebrate all things Irish. Are you having corned beef, cabbage and soda bread? Maybe you will imbibe a Guinness ale or drink a bit ...

Global warming is not in any way a good thing

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: In Mr. Brittain’s letter to the editor on March 9, he posed the question: Is global warming going to be all that bad? He accurately listed the effects of coastal flooding, large precipitation events, droughts, hurricanes and a hotter planet. He then described some ...

Steps must be taken to stem surge in vaping among youths

Editorials

Just because something is safer, doesn’t mean that it’s safe. This is no better illustrated than when comparing the smoking of traditional cigarettes to the “vaping” while using electronic cigarettes, especially among this nation’s youth. Most of us — even those among us who smoke ...